The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architect
Rank 289 302 340
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +38
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 134 124 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.54% 0.50% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.54% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 88 53
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£600 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £420 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £675 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £475 £480
% change year-on-year
- -1.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Data Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22742 23106 23422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 92.94% 93.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15876 15912 15528
Average daily rate £425 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 415 579
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -0.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Architect in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Architect across the London region.

Data Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

Data Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Data Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

Data Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Architect across the London region.

Data Architect Hourly Rate Trend in London

Data Architect
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +19 30 £650 +14.79% 4
Canary Wharf - 8 - -
Docklands, London +16 2 £775 +10.71%
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Data Architect
England

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Data Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Data Architect in their job title.

1 135 (52.73%) Data Modelling
2 121 (47.27%) Data Architecture
3 66 (25.78%) Oracle
4 62 (24.22%) Data Warehouse
5 56 (21.88%) Migration
6 53 (20.70%) Finance
7 50 (19.53%) SQL
7 50 (19.53%) Banking
8 49 (19.14%) Big Data
9 47 (18.36%) Data Management
10 44 (17.19%) Business Intelligence
11 43 (16.80%) TOGAF
12 41 (16.02%) SQL Server
12 41 (16.02%) Data Governance
13 40 (15.63%) Analytics
13 40 (15.63%) Data Migration
14 36 (14.06%) Hadoop
15 34 (13.28%) ETL
16 32 (12.50%) Master Data Management
17 29 (11.33%) Investment Banking
18 27 (10.55%) MongoDB
19 25 (9.77%) Oracle RAC
20 24 (9.38%) Data Integration
20 24 (9.38%) NoSQL
21 23 (8.98%) Microsoft
22 22 (8.59%) SAN
22 22 (8.59%) Teradata
23 21 (8.20%) VMware
24 19 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
25 18 (7.03%) Oracle Database

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Data Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Data Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.52%) Apache Pig
2 7 (2.73%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.34%) Oracle Coherence
4 5 (1.95%) Apache
5 4 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.78%) IIS
6 2 (0.78%) SAS
6 2 (0.78%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.78%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.39%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.39%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (1.17%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.17%) MS Office
2 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.78%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.78%) SaaS
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (0.39%) PaaS
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.39%) ElastiCache
3 1 (0.39%) IaaS
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.59%) SAN
2 16 (6.25%) NAS
3 4 (1.56%) LAN
3 4 (1.56%) WAN
3 4 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (1.17%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.17%) DNS
5 2 (0.78%) Firewall
5 2 (0.78%) MVNO
6 1 (0.39%) OpenFlow
6 1 (0.39%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.39%) DHCP
6 1 (0.39%) VoIP
6 1 (0.39%) Internet
6 1 (0.39%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (24.22%) Data Warehouse
2 49 (19.14%) Big Data
3 41 (16.02%) SQL Server
4 36 (14.06%) Hadoop
5 27 (10.55%) MongoDB
6 24 (9.38%) NoSQL
7 18 (7.03%) Oracle Database
8 15 (5.86%) Apache Cassandra
9 14 (5.47%) DataStage
9 14 (5.47%) Apache Hive
10 13 (5.08%) Relational Database
10 13 (5.08%) Data Mining
11 11 (4.30%) RDBMS
11 11 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (3.91%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (3.91%) DB2
12 10 (3.91%) MySQL
12 10 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (3.52%) Couchbase
13 9 (3.52%) HBase
Development Applications
1 10 (3.91%) Visual Studio
1 10 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (1.95%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.56%) ERwin
5 3 (1.17%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.17%) PowerDesigner
6 2 (0.78%) MSI
7 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.39%) JUnit
7 1 (0.39%) XMLSpy
General
1 53 (20.70%) Finance
2 50 (19.53%) Banking
3 29 (11.33%) Investment Banking
4 12 (4.69%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.30%) Retail
6 9 (3.52%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (3.52%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.34%) Marketing
8 4 (1.56%) Games
9 3 (1.17%) Back Office
9 3 (1.17%) Legal
10 2 (0.78%) Front Office
11 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.39%) Publishing
11 1 (0.39%) Billing
11 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.39%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.86%) XML
2 8 (3.13%) FpML
2 8 (3.13%) XSD
3 5 (1.95%) Web Services
3 5 (1.95%) .NET
4 4 (1.56%) REST
5 3 (1.17%) SOAP
6 2 (0.78%) JSON
6 2 (0.78%) JSP
6 2 (0.78%) XSLT
6 2 (0.78%) HTML
6 2 (0.78%) XML Schema
6 2 (0.78%) Apache Camel
6 2 (0.78%) RESTful
6 2 (0.78%) Apache CXF
7 1 (0.39%) Cascading
7 1 (0.39%) MEAP
7 1 (0.39%) J2EE
7 1 (0.39%) ODBC
7 1 (0.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.38%) Data Integration
2 19 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.86%) Data Structures
3 15 (5.86%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.69%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.30%) Visualisation
5 11 (4.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 9 (3.52%) Reference Data
7 8 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
8 7 (2.73%) Pharmacovigilance
9 6 (2.34%) Data Extraction
9 6 (2.34%) Clustering
9 6 (2.34%) Mobile Payment
10 5 (1.95%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (1.17%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.17%) CESG
11 3 (1.17%) Market Risk
11 3 (1.17%) Online Games
11 3 (1.17%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.03%) UNIX
2 17 (6.64%) Solaris
3 15 (5.86%) Linux
4 13 (5.08%) AIX
5 11 (4.30%) Windows
6 8 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.78%) HPUX
10 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.39%) Android
10 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (52.73%) Data Modelling
2 121 (47.27%) Data Architecture
3 56 (21.88%) Migration
4 47 (18.36%) Data Management
5 44 (17.19%) Business Intelligence
6 43 (16.80%) TOGAF
7 41 (16.02%) Data Governance
8 40 (15.63%) Analytics
8 40 (15.63%) Data Migration
9 34 (13.28%) ETL
10 32 (12.50%) Master Data Management
11 18 (7.03%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (7.03%) Data Analysis
12 17 (6.64%) Project Management
13 15 (5.86%) Data Mapping
13 15 (5.86%) Enterprise Architecture
14 14 (5.47%) UML
14 14 (5.47%) SOA
15 13 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
15 13 (5.08%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 50 (19.53%) SQL
2 13 (5.08%) Java
3 12 (4.69%) T-SQL
4 7 (2.73%) Python
5 4 (1.56%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.56%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.56%) C++
6 3 (1.17%) C
7 2 (0.78%) XPath
7 2 (0.78%) Ruby
7 2 (0.78%) C#
7 2 (0.78%) Scala
8 1 (0.39%) R
8 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (5.47%) Degree
1 14 (5.47%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.91%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.17%) MCSE
3 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.17%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.73%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.78%) QA
3 1 (0.39%) Basel III
3 1 (0.39%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.39%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 25 (9.77%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (5.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.13%) VMware ESX
4 7 (2.73%) Apache Flume
4 7 (2.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 6 (2.34%) HDFS
6 4 (1.56%) Active Directory
7 3 (1.17%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (3.52%) Data Guard
2 7 (2.73%) Oozie
3 6 (2.34%) Ambari
4 4 (1.56%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.17%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.78%) SCCM
6 2 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.78%) Puppet
6 2 (0.78%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 66 (25.78%) Oracle
2 23 (8.98%) Microsoft
3 22 (8.59%) Teradata
4 21 (8.20%) VMware
5 18 (7.03%) Informatica
6 16 (6.25%) IBM
6 16 (6.25%) Sybase
7 15 (5.86%) Cisco
8 11 (4.30%) Netezza
9 9 (3.52%) SAP
10 8 (3.13%) Talend
11 7 (2.73%) MapR
11 7 (2.73%) Hortonworks
11 7 (2.73%) Ab Initio
12 6 (2.34%) Tableau
13 5 (1.95%) Cloudera
13 5 (1.95%) Business Objects
13 5 (1.95%) HP
14 4 (1.56%) ATG
14 4 (1.56%) Sun
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